|Birth: ||Oct. 21, 1919|
|Death: ||Feb. 16, 2007|
Services for Leroy D. Adams, 87, Lawrence, will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery.
Mr. Adams died Friday, Feb. 16, 2007, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
He was born Nov. 21, 1919, in Nevada, Mo., the son of Tom and Jessie Skinner Adams. He lived in Lawrence for 46 years.
Mr. Adams served in the U.S. Army during World War II.
He was head of security at Hercules for 33 years before retiring. He was a member of Elm Grove Baptist Church.
He married Hilda Coffey on April 20, 1949, in Fort Scott. She survives, of the home.
Other survivors include a daughter, Connie Mock, Springfield, Mo.; and two grandsons, Devon DeShazo and Dustin Smith.
A daughter, Judy Ann Smith, two sisters and three brothers preceded him in death.
Sunday, February 18, 2007 ljworld
Hilda Fern Coffey Adams (1921 - 2008)
Memorial Park Cemetery
Plot: Acacia A, Lot 15, Gr. 5
Created by: A & R
Record added: Jul 13, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20433216
One of our finest generation. Rest in peace, noble airman.|
Added: Oct. 20, 2011
Added: Jul. 13, 2007